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Batya Gelfand

Member since: 2015
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Speaks english, spanish

Sabor Mexicano Vacation Home and Organic Farm

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Guerneville vacation farmhouse rental

Russian River Destination Vacation Home and Organic Farm

WELCOME TO SABOR MEXICANO! Enjoy a serene experience (or have an exciting adventure) at this 130-acre farm and historic home in Sonoma County. Nestled in a fertile valley near the Russian River, this historic Colonel Armstrong Home, was built in 1890 and has been completely renovated and recently opened to the public for the first time.

Lodging and full amenities for up to 12 adults and 3 children. If you would like to bring additional guests please contact us, as we can offer other options.

Located on Fife Creek, the farm is adjacent to the majestic Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve and close to many classic Californian attractions. Come up and enjoy the weekend – or even a week! We welcome your booking request for any time of year.

PERFECT FOR YOUR NEXT COUNTRY ESCAPE: The property is a unique and idyllic retreat spot with gorgeous views and peaceful surroundings, making it the ultimate setting for anniversaries, birthdays and reunions, or simply as your next incredible escape from the city.

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

The Location:

* 1 ½ hours from San Francisco

* 5 minute walk to Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve where you can

marvel at the majestic Redwoods

* 5 minute drive to the Russian River resort town of Guerneville

* 20 minute drive to Jenner by the Sea where the river meets the ocean

The Farm:

* 130 acres nestled in a fertile valley along Fife Creek

* Beautiful organic farm with: tomatoes, chili peppers, cucumbers,

cilantro, purslane, spinach, corn, broccoli, watermelon, garlic, onion, cabbage and

apples

* Supplies Cancun Restaurant in Berkeley and Tlaloc in San Francisco, and used to create Sabor Mexicano Homemade Chips and Salsa, found in many local stores

The Property features:

* Hiking trails winding through a forest of Redwood, Madrone and Douglas Fir

* Outstanding view of the surrounding hilltops

* Expansive lawn

ACCOMMODATIONS: Enjoy plenty of space and modern amenities in this unique and historic setting. Decorated with an eclectic mix of Mexican art and local antiques, as well as with beds made of reclaimed wood from Colonel Armstrong's original home! Accommodations Include:

* 5 bedrooms, each sleeping 2 people

* Sleeping loft for children, off the master bedroom

* Lovely living room with murphy and trundle beds

* Spacious great room with fireplace, sofas & large wooden farm table, perfect for

meetings and sharing large meals

* 6 1/2 bathrooms

* State-of-the-art kitchen with commercial stove & wine closet

* Brick back patio & 3-tiered front patio for lounging, eating, yoga and meetings

* 2 fireplaces, outdoor fire pit, large built-in grill and pizza oven

* High-speed Internet available throughout the house

TO DO ON THE PROPERTY:

* Do massage, have a picnic or massage

* Pick produce from the garden for your next farm-to-table meal

* Cook in the newly remodeled kitchen

* Lounge with a good book and glass of wine

* Enjoy the late afternoon sun from the porch overlooking the lush gardens

* Sit around the campfire and share stories about the day's exciting adventures!

RECREATION ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA: Sabor Mexicano is the perfect place to have an unforgettable adventure! Besides being a picturesque retreat, the farm is close to a plethora of exciting activities, including:

* award-winning restaurants, sustainable wineries, creameries, bakeries, breweries & farmers' markets

* antique shops, art galleries, movies, dancing, live music & theater

* canoeing, kayaking, rafting, tubing, paddle boating & boarding

* ocean boating, fishing, surfing, kiteboarding & scuba diving

* rock climbing, ziplines, sky bridges, ballooning & skydiving

* hiking, biking, mountain biking, ice skating & horseback riding

* swimming, basketball, tennis, golf, horseshoes, shuffleboard & miniature golf

* zen meditation center, yoga, massage, fitness centers & spas

* green tours, parks, gardens, scenic drives & historic Fort Ross

* whale watching, beachcombing, birdwatching, wildflower viewing, photography and more!

MEDIA COVERAGE:

* Green Traveler Guides:

mexicano,

TESTIMONIALS: "Sabor Mexicano Farms is a magical and special hide-away. This enchanting place invites you to explore the beauty of nature while providing a warm, cozy and safe place to rest your head. Relax, unwind and embrace the power of living the good life!" -- Lynne Williams

AVAILABLE TOURS: To help you discover the rich surrounding area please consider booking a tour through Bay Area Green Tours. Their entertaining and educational offerings include:

* Organic Farms

* Artisan Cheese

* Wine & Cheese

* River, Ocean & Redwoods

* Nature Walk with a Renowned Local Naturalist

* Field to Forest

* Fibershed: Local Artisan Fibers & Dyes

* and more -- please inquire for details!

NON-PROFIT SUPPORT: A portion of your rental proceeds helps support Bay Area Green Tours (www.bayareagreentours.org) whose mission is to provide educational tours and events that demonstrate the sustainable economy in action, inspire support of local green businesses, and empower people to incorporate environmental responsibility and social justice into their personal and professional lives.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Batya Gelfand (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, spanish

Location

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Guernville
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Monte Rio
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Guerneville
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Russian River & Sonoma Coast
Car: recommended

RECREATION ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA: Sabor Mexicano Vacation Retreat, Event Center and Organic Farm is the perfect place to have an unforgettable adventure! Besides being a picturesque retreat, the farm is close to many classic Californian attractions and a plethora of exciting recreation activities, including:

* Armstrong Redwoods Park, only minutes away -- take a deep breath and enjoy the unique energy of the towering Redwoods

* The Russian River - two miles away

* Jenner By The Sea - the dramatic spot where the river meets the ocean

* Award-winning restaurants, sustainable wineries, creameries, bakeries, breweries & farmers' markets

* Antique shops, art galleries, dancing, live music & theater

* Canoeing, kayaking, rafting, tubing, paddle boating & boarding

* Ocean boating, fishing, surfing, kite boarding & scuba diving

* Rock climbing, zip lines, sky bridges, ballooning & skydiving

* Hiking, biking, mountain biking, ice skating & horseback riding

* Swimming, basketball, tennis, golf, skate park, horseshoes, shuffleboard & miniature golf

* Zen meditation, yoga, massage & spas

* Parks, gardens, scenic drives & historic Fort Ross

* Whale watching, beachcombing, birdwatching, wildflower viewing, photography and more!

AVAILABLE TOURS: To help you discover the rich surrounding area and enjoy your trip even more, consider booking a tour through Bay Area Green Tours, the non-profit organization which facilitates Sabor Mexicano bookings. Their entertaining and educational offerings include:

* Organic Farms

* Artisan Cheese

* Wine & Cheese

* River, Ocean & Redwoods

* Nature Walk with a Renowned Local Naturalist

* Fibershed: Local Artisan Fibers & Dyes

* and more -- please inquire for details!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Guerneville, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Quiet Getaway
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 22 2016
2 night minimum stay
C$1,995
C$12,566
 
 
Winter Holidays
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$1,995
 
 
Off Season
Jan 2 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$1,596
C$10,053
C$35,904
 
 
MLK Day weekend
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$3,989
Flat fee
 
 
Valentine's Day weekend
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 11 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$3,989
Flat fee
 
 
President's Day weekend
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$3,989
Flat fee
 
 
Easter weekend
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$3,989
Flat fee
 
 
Memorial Day weekend
May 26 2017 - May 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$5,984
Flat fee
 
 
4th of July weekend
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$5,984
Flat fee
 
 
Labor Day weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$5,984
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$1,995
C$12,566
C$44,880
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$132
Refundable Damage Deposit C$665
Cleaning Fee C$499 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Catering menu and cleaning service during your stay available upon request. Sonoma County TOT Certificate#: 1527N

For rentals that have more than 10 people onsite at anytime, a flat fee of $75 will be added to the total due. Rates subject to change and negotiable until booked.

3 night minimum for certain holidays, including: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve. We will accept less than our minimum stay if the house is still available 30 days prior to your proposed booking.

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Guerneville, California

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
  • 6.5 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Upstairs, sleeps 2
    Annex Bedroom A - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs, in house but accessed outside - most private
    Annex Bedroom B - 1 queen , Downstairs, in house but accessed outside - most private
    #1 Bedroom Which Shares Deck - 1 bunk bed , Upstairs, small room, sleeps 2
    #2 Bedroom Which Shares Deck - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs, 2 twin beds which can transform into 1 king bed
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing